• 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit Scheduled for Silicon Valley

    The 7th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) will be held in Silicon Valley – San Francisco Bay Area, California from June 22-24, 2016. The 7th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) will be held in Silicon Valley – San Francisco Bay Area, California from June 22-24, 2016. This strategic location...
  • Are You In Cape-Coast? Join Us for Barcamp Cape-Coast 2012

    Students, Non-Governmental Organizations, Civic Society Organizations and others interested in Education and the transformation of the Central Region are invited to Barcamp Cape-Coast on September 8, 2012. Venue: New Lecture Theatre (NLT) of the University of Cape Coast. The theme for this year is “Revolutionizing Education through Arts &...
  • 200+ Young Leaders Under 30 Met in Lisbon to Plot the Future – SandBox

    Who is going to lead the world in 20 years? What would have happened if established global leaders met not only when they were in their 50s, but already when they were in their 20s? While many eyes are on the WEF in Davos next week, Sandbox, the foremost...
  • Entrepreneurs & VC's Meetup – Accra, Ghana

    Tomorrow; 6th Jan, 2012 – Rhapsody’s Restaurant & Pub located inside the plush Accra Mall will serve as the venue for the first Venture Capitalist for Africa – VC4Africa Meetup from 6:00pm till 9:00pm. What is a VC4Africa Meetup? Second to networking online, VC4Africa makes use of the Barcamp...
  • Mobile Phone Giant; Nokia Keen on African Market

    Nokia has stated it has a broad portfolio of mobile devices specifically targeted at the African market for its African market. Blanca Juti Nokia’s Vice President Product Marketing Mobile Phones made this known during the just concluded Nokia World conference held in London. According to her, Nokia acknowledges that...
  • Maker Faire Africa 2011: Egypt

    From October 6 – 8, 2011; Inventors, Developer, Makers, Idealist, Entrepreneurs, and Bloggers will meet-up on the campus of American University in Cairo for Maker Faire Africa 2011 under the hashtag: #MFA11. As was the case in Accra, Ghana (09) and Nairobi, Kenya (10); MFA 2011 will present and...
  • Saya Mobile Wins AppCircus – Mobile Apps Ghana 2011 Challenge

    Yesterday saw a pool of budding developers from the tech community in Ghana, meet-up and pitch their apps/development to a jury at the AppCircus – Mobile Apps Ghana Showcase. Saya Mobile – a mobile group chat app still in stealth mode won the top honors. For their prize, the...
  • Farida Bedwei & 2 Others Wins Festival of Ideas 2011 Awards

    This tweet below from one of the organizers of the Festival of Ideas conference got me very inspired to write this blog-post about the award recipients who happen to be young and energetic change-makers from Ghana in my Social Circle. Yesterday, I virtually joined and participated in Day 2...
  • Kumasi Mini Maker Faire : 5 – 7 Aug, 2011

    When it comes to promoting African Technology & Innovation (African Ingenuity) focused initiatives in Africa, one organization/group stands out. The Maker Faire Africa crew deserves a standing ovation for the good jobs they started in Accra, Ghana during Maker Faire Africa 2009, MFA ’10 in Nairobi, Kenya and MFA...